Arema FC will fight Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in the preliminary round Group G Asian Champions League 2010/2011, Tuesday, May 10, 2011. Do not want to be a barn goals, Singo Edan choose to perform to survive.
Arema opportunity to advance to round of 16 of the Asian Champions League this season has been closed. Because, until the fifth game, Arema still in the basic standings of Group G with only a collection of 1 point.
These conditions make Arema lackluster to face last match in Group G, this afternoon. Moreover, the team that will be faced, is the head of the Group G standings, Jeonbuk FC who are one level above Arema.
"We already know the capabilities Jeonbuk team and the stadium is good and we expect a good match," said Arema FC Coach, Miroslav Janu, as reported by the AFC's official website, www.the-afc.com.
Jeonbuk strength has indeed been felt Arema when the two met at the Kanjuruhan Stadium, Malang, last month. In this duel, Singo Edan who acted as host actually cluck with score 0-4.
Janu aware of the struggle his team will be more severe when they travel to the headquarters Jeonbuk, Jeonju World Cup Stadium. "To describe the action Jeonbuk and Arema is like a duel Jeonbuk and Barcelona," Janu said.
Meanwhile, although already ensure a place in the 16, Jeonbuk FC will not look half-hearted when entertaining Arema. Because the target host is a points to lock the position of the top of Group G.
Currently Jeonbuk are top of the standings with a collection of 12 points. Following in second place Crezo Ozaka with a collection of 9 points from 5 matches. While ranking third place with 7 points Shandong Luneng.
Jeonbuk coach, Choi Kang-hee asked the players do not regard lightly with Arema strength. "Anything can happen in football and we must stay focused," said Choi Kang-hee.
"Arema have higher levels of Persipura we faced last year. Individually the players have the quality and sepakpola Indonesia is currently developing,"said Choi Kang-hee.